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Conjunctions and discourse markers

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annabelroderick's version from 2017-01-19 18:03

Section 1

Question Answer
sinobut involving negation and correction
sino quebefore a verb
sinoexcept-especially in questions and after negatives
no...sinoonly/just
oor
uor-before word beginning with o-/ho-
o...oeither...or
eand-before words beginning with i-/hi-
y?what about?
de queused when you can't replace the que/that in Spanish with which in English
puesbecause/in that case
puesto quesince
ya quesince
en vista de quein view of the fact that
comosince-only at start of the clause
aunque/bien que/y eso que/así/aun cuando/si bienalthough/even though/even in the event that
a pesar de que/pese a que/por más que/a despecho de quedespite the fact that
por mucho quehowever much
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Section 2

Question Answer
con tal (de) que/siempre que/como/a condición de que/siempre y cuando/bajo (la) condición de que/mientras (no)provided that/as long as
a menos que/excepto que/salvo que/a no ser que/fuera de que/como nounless
para que/de modo que/a fin de que/de manera que/a que/con el objeto de que/porque/de forma quein order that/so that
no sea que/no fuera quelest/in order that not
a todo estoincidentally
Por lo demás apart from that
es más moreover
además moreover
encima on top of everything...
de todas formas/maneras, sea como seaanyway (dismissal)
en resumen/en sumain short/to sum up
por el contrario/al contrarioon the contrary
de modo que/de forma que/así que/con quehence/as a result
claroclearly
desde luegoof course
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Section 3

Question Answer
a la vez queat the same time as
a partir del momento en quefrom the moment that
a poco de que/al poco rato de queshortly after
al mismo tiempoat the same time as
antes de quebefore
apenasscarcely
así queas soon as
cada vez queevery time that
en cuantoas soon as
en tanto que as long as
nada más queas soon as
no bien (que)scarcely
siempre quewhenever/as long as
una vez queonce/as soon as
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